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Creative Writing

University of North Texas

12 months
31530 USD/year
31530 USD/year
22568 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Write your own future by pursuing a graduate degree in English or Creative Writing at the University of North Texas.


Graduate Opportunities

We offer coursework leading to a Master of Arts or a Doctor of Philosophy degree in English with concentrations in American, British or Anglophone literatures; creative writing (poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction); and rhetoric and composition. UNT is among a select group of universities — and the only one in the North Texas region — offering a creative writing concentration at the doctoral level.

A Master of Arts degree in Creative Writing at University of North Texas is also available.

Gain new perspectives

You'll work closely with award-winning faculty members who have diverse backgrounds and interests. Their works have been published in the flagship journals in their fields and subfields (PMLA, College English and Speculum), as well as leading literary journals, including The Paris Review, Best American Poetry and Best American Spiritual Writing.

Programme Structure

You’ll have opportunities to attend and participate in a variety of speakers’ series such as:

  • The American Studies Colloquium
  • A Departmental Lecture Series
  • The Medieval and Renaissance Colloquium
  • The Visiting Writers Series
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Current résumé with work and academic experience
  • Transcript of bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Two reference forms or letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    22568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22568 USD per year during 12 months.

Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs,.

Living costs for Denton

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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